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Writing Box

Object Name: Writing box
Date: late 16th–early 17th century
Geography: India or Pakistan, Gujarat or Sind
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Wood; veneered with ebony, inlaid with ivory and bone (partially stained), brass (sadeli technique)
Dimensions: H. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm) W. 20 7/8 in. (53 cm) D. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification: Wood
Credit Line: Purchase, Pat and John Rosenwald Gift, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.439

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